[Client Coverage of Bitcoin Miami 2024]
CoinMarketCap sat down during the Bitcoin 2023 Miami conference with Samson Mow, the veteran Bitcoin bull, builder, and thought leader, for an exclusive interview to get his take on the future of Bitcoin adoption, the challenges it faces in different regions, and its continuing value proposition.
Mow has been involved in numerous initiatives over the years to accelerate Bitcoin adoption globally. JAN3, his latest endeavor (named after Bitcoin’s genesis block date) which raised over $20 million in startup funding, focuses on nation-state adoption in the quest for hyperbitcoinization, the inflection point where Bitcoin becomes the world’s de facto currency.
Mow has been deeply involved in El Salvador’s Bitcoin adoption and policies since 2022, and his firm is now also making further inroads into specifically Latin America. He shared his thoughts on the need for infrastructure development, the role of stablecoins, and the geopolitical hotspots for Bitcoin’s growth.
Samson Mow: At JAN3, we focus on engaging communities and governments for nation-state adoption, supporting grassroots initiatives to bridge the gap between different sides and increase Bitcoin adoption through tools such as Bitcoin laws, bonds, and Treasury strategies.
Our thesis states that hyperbitcoinization is inevitable, leading us to a future where Bitcoin is the sole currency, replacing fiat. This means we must…